Men's golf

Ryan Christy
Senior from Orange City, Iowa

Class year:Senior
Major:Business/Sports Management
Hometown:Orange City, Iowa
High school:MOC-Floyd Valley

2015-16: earned first team all-conference honors; NAIA Scholar Athlete and CoSIDA Academic All-District; played in 9 events, 19 rounds; recorded three top ten finishes, one top 5 finish and ranked fourth on the team with a 77.7 scoring average; shot a season-best 71 (2x) at both the Siouxland Invite and GPAC Qualifier; best finish

2014-15: played in 11 events, 20 rounds; recorded two top 10 finishes and ranked fourth on the team with a 78.4 scoring average; shot a season-best 71 (2x) at both the fourth GPAC Qualifier and second round of the NAIA Championship; best finish (T9th) at the Siouxland Invite.

2013-14: competed in eight events and 13 rounds as a freshman; recorded two top 10 finishes and an 81.8 scoring average; shot a season best 76 (2x-Northwestern Spring and Mount Marty Spring); best finish (T8) at the Sioux City Invite.

High School: four-year letter winner for the MOC-Floyd Valley golf team; earned second team all-state honors and won the Siouxland Conference championship as an individual, leading the Dutch to the conference title in 2012.

Academic: Business Administration/Sports Management major. Personal: son of Greg and Michelle; brother to Maddie and Kyle. 

Season Stats
2015-16: 9 events, 19 rounds; 77.7 scoring ave.; 1 top 5; 3 top 10's; best rd-71; best finish (T5th)
2014-15: 11 events, 20 rounds; 78.4 scoring ave.; 2 top 10's; best rd-71 (2x), best finish (T9th)
2013-14: 8 events, 13 rounds; 81.8 scoring average; 2 top 10's; best rd: 76 (2x); best finish-T8th

Career Totals: 28 events, 52 rounds; 79.0 ave., 7 top 10's, best rd-71 (3x), best finish (T5th)

May20
A pair of Red Raider men's golfers, Ryan Christy and Justin Kraft, were named NAIA Scholar Athlete by the national office earlier today.
May19
Northwestern College finished tied for 13th place at the 72-hole NAIA Men’s Golf National Championship that concluded today at the TPC Deere Run Golf Club in Silvis, Ill.
May18
Northwestern College shot a 301 in today’s 3rd round of the NAIA Men’s Golf Championship held at the TPC Deere Run Golf Club in Silvis, Ill.
May17
Northwestern was among 14 teams that completed today’s second round at the NAIA Men’s Golf Championship held at the TPC Deere Run Golf Course.
May16
Northwestern College is in 20th place after first round play at the NAIA Men's Golf Championship held at the TPC Deere Run Golf Club in Silvis, Ill.
May12
Six Red Raiders earned postseason honors as announced by the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) office earlier today.
Apr24
Northwestern College holds the lead heading into the final round of the GPAC Men's Golf Championship played at the Woodland Hills Golf Club in Eagle, Neb.
Apr18
Northwestern College defeated Morningside 4 1/2 - 1/2 in the finals and claimed the match-play championship this afternoon at Landsmeer Golf Club.
Apr17
Northwestern College advanced to Tuesday's championship match in its home match-play event played this week at Landsmeer Golf Club.
Apr16
Northwestern College hosts an eight-team, match-play event on April 17-18 at Landsmeer Golf Club.
Apr13
Austin Reitz birdied the first playoff hole to give Northwestern the team title at the two-day, 36-hole Briar Cliff Open played at the Green Valley Golf Club in Sioux City, Iowa.
Apr12
Northwestern College holds the first round lead after day one of the 36-hole Briar Cliff Invite held at the Green Valley Golf Course in Sioux City, Iowa.
Apr04
Northwestern College won the two-day, 54-hole Midland Spring Invite that concluded today at the Oakland Country Club in Oakland, Neb.
Apr03
Playing in its second tournament of the spring season, Northwestern College stands in first place with 18 holes left to play at the Midland Invite.
Mar21
Northwestern College finished tied for 10th in the two-day, 54-hole Battle at Primm Men's Golf Invite played on the Prime Valley Golf Club-Desert Black in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Mar20
Northwestern College is in 14th place after two rounds of the Battle at Primm, a 54-hole, three-round event played at the Prime Valley Golf Club-Desert Black Course near Las Vegas, Nevada.
Mar11
No.4 Northwestern College dropped a heart-breaker at the hands of No.1 seed Indiana Wesleyan, 77-75, in the second round of the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship played today in Point Lookout, Mo.
Oct18
Northwestern College finishes 12th at the two-day NAIA Men's Golf Fall Preview played at the TPC @ Deere Run Golf Club in Silvis, Ill.

2016

Oct17
Northwestern College is in 11th place after the first round of the two-day NAIA Preview Meet held this week at the TPC @ Deere Run Golf Course in Silvis, Ill. The second and final round will be played on Tuesday morning.
Oct04
Due to the rain, the second round of the GPAC Men's Golf Championship has been cancelled and will be made up in the spring at a date to be determined.
Oct03
Northwestern College is in second place after the first 18 holes of the GPAC Men's Golf Fall Qualifier played today at Willow Run Golf Club in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Sep24
Northwestern College finished seventh with a 1-2 record at the MIdland Match Play Men's Golf Championship held today at the Oakland Golf Club in Oakland, Neb.
Sep09
Justin Kraft earned medalist honors in leading Northwestern College to a first place finish at the two-day Siouxland Invitational that concluded today at The Ridge in Sioux Center, Iowa.
Sep08
Justin Kraft is the overall leader after the first round of the Siouxland Invitational played today at the Landsmeer Golf Club in Orange City, Iowa.
Sep02
Austin Reitz took first place at the two-day Mount Marty Invite concluded today at the Hillcrest Golf Club in Yankton, S.D.
Sep01
Austin Reitz is the overall leader after the first round of the Mount Marty Men's Golf Invitational played today at Fox Run Golf Course in Yankton, S.D.
May27
Ryan Christy (Orange City, Iowa) earned NAIA Scholar Athlete honors as announced by the national office earlier today.
May18
Four Northwestern College men's golf team members earned postseason honors as announced by the GPAC office earlier today.
May12
Two Northwestern College mens' golfers, Ryan Christy and Justin Kraft, were named to the 2016 Academic All-District Men's At-Large team (District 3) as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America earlier today.
Dec18
Christy To Play Golf at Northwestern
Ryan Christy (Orange City, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue his golf career at Northwestern College next fall.

2012